Travel Blogs from Alicante
Now sevaral days in and getting iinto relaxed mode! Gin & tonics, lots of ice and lemon, but it has to be Schweppes. Several bottles of rose gone already.
Cloudy yesterday when we played golf at LasColinas, but still 26C.
Paired with an irish couple, Len &Pat. very nice.
Had a terrble start (back 9 first), only 10 points, Tricia 15. I made the mistake of ny bringing the 5 wood to tee off, getting me ...
... Safari app but again no luck, this time it wouldn´t accept my credit card. I tried the app on Sverre´s ipad without luck and then finally used the ipad app that pretends its a pc. It took a while to figure out all the details but finally I had a 11 Euro bus ticket which I probably could have bought at the bus station just before I got on the bus. But I like to be organised! For dinner, we ate at home, but I decided we should go out and enjoy some of what Javea has ...
... were. It turns out that Valencia was founded as early as 138 BC by the Romans. We explored some shops and then Sverre was desperate for some tea and I was desperate for churros so we eventually found a cafe that did both (and Earl Grey too!). The churros were delicious but they came with a rich dark chocolate for dipping. From there we went to a shopping plaza and found a cheap bunch of ladles and spatulas but no luck finding a small backpack ...
Weather great, sunny skies all day.
A bit of food shopping yesterday, afternoon on the beach tehn dinner outside at Nina's bistro last night. Still comfortable oustide at 9pm.
No wifi at the house so sitting at the beach bar updating. Still early, noone in the beach bar but a few arriving at the beach. We will be down this afternoon.
No bbq at the house, so spent this ...
So a week after Dads Wedding to Sarah in Mayo, We flew out to Alicante for 2 weeks. Me, Dad, Sarah, Jason and Ben. My first proper sun holiday, I'd only been to London before that. We stayed in an apartment in Orihuella Costa, La Florida. Quite but nice. We met a guy called Fran, who lived there and was in charge of the pool. He called me a seagull the first day I went to get into the pool cause I ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsIbis Alicante
A nice comfortable budget hotel. Helpful staff and clean, tidy rooms.
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